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Spotlight Report | Part 3

For cab drivers, risk and reward are a mismatch

A reporter returns to the wheel after many years and finds much has changed. Cabbies are often cheated, and danger lurks at every turn.

What is it like to drive a taxi? This map replays one cab driver’s shift.
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SOURCE: Bob Hohler

Dan Schultz / Globe Staff

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